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Method for Using a Locator Device to Select Displayed Objects Disclosure Number: IPCOM000044862D
Original Publication Date: 1984-Dec-01
Included in the Prior Art Database: 2005-Feb-06

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Berry, RC Ruiz, TM [+details]


By defining the process of selection as consisting of three distinct phases, pointing, picking, and closure, a keyboard/display workstation user is given an opportunity to visually verify that a correct selection has been made prior to entering it, thereby avoiding common selection errors.